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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 85%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 34' North, Longitude: 65° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.26 meters/second, 1523.7 km/hour, 946.8 miles/hour or 822.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.78 miwest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 minorth15.78 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.2"946.57 miwest0° 04' 00.3"4.59 minorth946.39 mi
24 hours11° 33' 40.9"753.71 mieast1° 10' 33.4"80.90 minorth755.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San JuanThu 3:10 AM131 km81 miles71 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CaguasThu 3:10 AM153 km95 miles82 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Charlotte AmalieThu 3:10 AM156 km97 miles84 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Cruz BayThu 3:10 AM165 km103 miles89 nmSoutheast SE
Road TownThu 3:10 AM168 km105 miles91 nmSoutheast SE
PonceThu 3:10 AM199 km124 miles107 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MayagüezThu 3:10 AM217 km135 miles117 nmSouthwest SW
ChristianstedThu 3:10 AM226 km141 miles122 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Punta CanaThu 3:10 AM306 km190 miles165 nmWest-southwest WSW
The ValleyThu 3:10 AM312 km194 miles169 nmEast-southeast ESE
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